EURORAD ESR

Case 686

Lumbar trauma associated with psoas and pararenal space hematoma

Author(s)
M. Grisanti, M. Accardi, S. Giusti, P. Vagli, E. Neri
 
Patient
female, 33 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Abdominal CT
     

    Contrast enhanced CT image shows a round hypodense mass involving left posterior pararenal space. Note anterolateral displacement of the left kidney.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Abdominal CT;

    One centimeter more caudal CT image shows some areas of the mass with relatively high attenuation values, indicating acute hemorrage.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Abdominal CT;

    A more caudal CT image demonstrates enlargement of the mass.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Abdominal CT;
     
     
Contrast enhanced CT image shows a round hypodense mass involving left posterior pararenal space. Note anterolateral displacement of the left kidney.
 
One centimeter more caudal CT image shows some areas of the mass with relatively high attenuation values, indicating acute hemorrage.
 
A more caudal CT image demonstrates enlargement of the mass.
 
 
 
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